Museum and Gallery tour for coffee and bubble tea fan

July 20, 2019 / 0 comments

INTRODUCTION In this project, I did a Carto map for my personal interests: Museum and Galleries and Coffee and Tea Shops, so I want to create an index map to display the distribution of museum, galleries and coffee and tea shops in New York City. I also collected the data about Public Art Exhibitions which……

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Visualizing Citi Bike data on maps

July 20, 2019 / 0 comments

As the nation’s largest bike-share program, Citi Bike helps people in New York City to move around in a fast, fun and affordable way. On my previous report Citi Bike in April, I received feedback stating that the heatmap should be removed from the dashboard and displayed on its own as an epilogue. Therefore in……

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Making U.S. Flight Paths ‘Real’

July 17, 2019 / 0 comments

To look up into the sky is to wonder just how far we can go. To look at a map is to wonder just how many options there are. For a country as large as the United States of America, and within the context of air travel, the answers are, respectively: quite far and quite……

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The things you do not know about Marvel heroes

July 16, 2019 / 0 comments

INTRODUCTION As a fan of Marvel Universe, I almost watched every important movie in their main storylines. However, I am curious about the rest of the heros which I have not to know maybe because they only show in the comic books or they appear rarely. Therefore, I used Gephi to visualize all the heroes……

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“Build the data and they will come” Thinking Digitally in MoMA’s Archives

July 16, 2019 / 0 comments

© Timothy Hursley via moma.org Last week I had the pleasure of speaking with Jonathan Lill, an archivist at MoMA who is working at the forefront of Linked Data projects in the museum world. We spoke about his journey into the world of archives, particularly the digital practices and strategies that enhance and enrich data in…

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network graph of airline routes

July 15, 2019 / 0 comments

Data collection During the time of my undergraduate I was working on the designing of airport as my thesis project. During this process I was really interested in the airline and their connectivity to other airport. before finalizing data i went through various number of types of data based on trees and social network. But……

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Friendship network of a german boys’ school class of 1880-81

July 15, 2019 / 0 comments

INTRODUCTION One of the initial attempts to map networks in social structures was made by a German primary school teacher Johannes Delitsch. He built a friendship network upon the students of his class from 1880 to 1881. The network delineates reciprocity among students, and considers the influence of class ranking order on their relationships. I……

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Network of marvel universe heroes

July 15, 2019 / 0 comments

Introduction and Inspiration Created by Stan Lee together with several artists in 1961, the Marvel Universe is a fictional universe where the stories in most Marvel Comics publications (e.g. American comic books) take place. It has built an library of over 8,000 characters, which includes super-teams such as the Avengers, the X-Men, the Guardians of……

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the NETwork in SCI-FI books world

July 15, 2019 / 0 comments

INTRODUCTION Over the past century, human’s imagination of science fiction had never stopped. There are tons of fascinating literature which depict the world that doesn’t exist. How much do we know about those sci-fi books? What are they talking about? Are they related to each other? This project is to explore the network within 147……

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NBA All Stars and their Relationships, 2000-2016

July 15, 2019 / 0 comments

Introduction The National Basketball Association (NBA) is the premiere and most watched professional basketball league in the United States. Over the past two decades, there have been dozens of superstars in the NBA whose superior athleticism, will to win, and ability to garner support of fans worldwide is unprecedented. This network visualization demonstrates both the……

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Visualizing the world trade network in 1994

July 14, 2019 / 0 comments

Since the first long-distance trade back in the 3000 BC, International trade has been a vital part of the global economy. Today, we live in a modern industrialized world which heavily depends on trade. For this network visualization lab, I analyzed the data on trade miscellaneous manufactures of metal among 80 countries in 1994, to……

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Visualization OF Marvel hero NETWORK

July 14, 2019 / 0 comments

INTRODUCTION The parallel universes derived from the Marvel universe become more and more perfect. The characters appearing in them are unmeasurable. There are already more than 5,000 superheroes in the universe. I have always been very interested in Marvel heroes. However,the network is too large to know all the characters relationship. After watching the movie,……

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Characters in Les Misérables

July 14, 2019 / 0 comments

Introduction Les Misérables is a French historical novel by Victor Hugo. It depicted the miserable life of French people in the early 19th century. Building upon a dataset recording all the connections between the characters mentioned in the novel, this analysis tends to study the function of characters in the novel and the general structure……

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A Network Map of America’s Air Traffic Connections

July 14, 2019 / 0 comments

Introduction The animated visualization of U.S. Air Traffic created by Aaron Koblin presented the bustle transportation network up in the sky. I was fascinated by the vivid illustration and surprised at the vastness and the complexity of America’s airspace system. According to Federal Aviation Administration, there were 44,000 flights every day and up to 16,100,000……

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nyc park ranger response to Animal Condition calls

July 11, 2019 / 0 comments

Introduction Park rangers respond to hundreds of calls regarding the health and safety of wild and domestic animals in New York City parks. These calls involve dozens of species in various states of health that affect the outcome of these responses. Materials The dataset used to make these charts and graphs was found on NYC……

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What’s killing us? Leading Causes of Death in New York City

July 10, 2019 / 0 comments

Introduction While Leading causes of death in New York City have changed over time, they could vary significantly by sex, race, income levels, or areas. Understanding the leading causes of death helps us to analyze citizen’s living conditions as well as the social and economic problems behind. In addition, the findings would be critical for……

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nyc sold house properties, sep 2016 – aug 2017

July 10, 2019 / 0 comments

Introduction How many house properties are sold in NYC every year? Which types of houses are mostly sold? To answer these questions, this project is going to analyze and visualize the data of the sold house properties in New York City during a certain time period. I made four interactive infographics to show different aspects……

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A Closer Look at the Changing U.S. Population (2010-2018)

July 10, 2019 / 0 comments

The U.S. Population is changing. Depending on where one lives — or possibly which channels one watches — the fact that the United States of America is becoming a more diverse nation may or may not be a surprise. According to a Brookings Institution article from last year, the nation will turn majority-minority or “minority……

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Do Recent Events affect Population Growth?

July 10, 2019 / 0 comments

Introduction The last several years have been a tumultuous time in the United States, from the recent election, the growing racial tensions, major natural disasters. I wanted to see if any of it had an effect on the population in the United States. Has the population in the United States changed over the recent years?……

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How were the films shoot in New York City?

July 10, 2019 / 0 comments

Film Permits in New York City from April 2018 to April 2019 INTRODUCTION New York City is the shooting location for many industries, such as Commercial, Television, and Film. In this project, I cleaned the data by Open Refine and visualized them by Tableau Public to demonstrate the category proportions, trends over one year, and……

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